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Japanese Browning SN's should have two Roman letters (A, B, C, etc) embedded in the SN, designating the year - have you removed the forend/barrels & checked for a full SN on the barrel bottoms and/or action interior ? It's the Browning Citori White Lightning built by Miroku of Japan. Currently, a new custom shop B-25 starts at around K and goes as high as K. here is a faux B-25 Superposed that is currently available from Browning.
I originally thought I had a Liege because the serial # started with L13 when I was on the Browning site last night. So after seeing your post this evening, I went to the website and discovered that I purchased an Citori Upland Special 12 Ga. It is in very good shape (95%) and the price was right. Actually, the Nomad was introduced along with the Challenger and Medalist in 1962. Your pistol was made in 1966 which is denoted by the 6 after the p in the serial number. After his death in November 1926, the design work was completed by his son Val A. Most importantly, the single selective trigger mechanism that he wanted for the Superposed had been finished by Val. Initially, and until 1939 the Browning Superposed fired via a double trigger set up. shotgun with serial number 6556.1969 started using two digits for the date of manufacture: S=12 gauge V=20 gauge F=28 gauge J=.410 bore This was then preceded by the serial number beginning with 1000.